The 6th International Siberian Early Career GeoScientists Conference will be held in an extraordinary district of Novosibirsk, situated 35 km south of the city-center on the shore of the Ob’ lake. Officially known as the Novosibirsk Scientific Center, it is often simply called Academy Town (Akademgorodok). Akademgorodok was founded in the 1950s and is now a world-renowned scientific centre, hosting a large number of scientific institutes as well as Novosibirsk State University.The conference will be hosted by the V.S. Sobolev Institute of Geology and Mineralogy (IGM) and the A.A. Trofimuk Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics (IPGG), Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences (SB RAS).
Undergraduates, Ph.D. students and early career scientists are welcome to participate in the conference.
REGISTRATION IS FREE FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS
10 June – 1st circular; early registration opens
1 October 2011 -2nd circular; abstract submissions open
1 February 2012 – abstract submission deadline
1 March 2012 – information about accepted abstracts
1 April 2012 – 3rd circular
9-23 June 2012 – the 6th International Siberian Early Career GeoScientists Conference
The scientific programme of the 6th Siberian Early Career GeoScientists Conference includes a number of short courses and workshops, and a plenary session as well as oral and poster sessions. The plenary session will consist of lecture presented by eminent scientists from Russia and other countries.
9-10 June 2012 – pre-conference short courses, to be announced
11-14 June 2012 – the 6th International Siberian Early Career GeoScientists Conference
15-23 June 2012 – post-conference field trips
During the conference, excursions to the Central Siberian Geological Museum, the Exhibition Centre of Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Archaeology and Ethnography Museum will be organized for participants.
The official language of the Conference will be English. All abstracts must be submitted in English.
DETAILED INFORMATION CONCERNING ABSTRACT SUBMISSION WILL BE IN THE 2ND CIRCULAR.
THE MAIN SCOPE OF THE CONFERENCE:
* Petrology, geochemistry, and mineralogy of igneous and metamorphic rocks
* Mineral and ore deposits
* Geodynamics and tectonics
* Geomorphology and neotectonics
* Evolution of sedimentary basins
* Paleoecology and paleoclimatology
* Petroleum geosciences
* Geoinformation systems in the Earth Sciences
* Applied geology
Dr. Nikolay P. Pokhilenko, RAS Corresponding Member, director of IGM SB RAS
Dr. Vladislav S. Shatsky, RAS Corresponding Member, Professor, dean of Geology and geophysics department of NSU
Dr. Vladimir A. Kashirtsev, RAS Corresponding Member, 1st Science deputy director IPGG SB RAS
Dr. Olga P. Izokh (IGM SB RAS)
Irina G. Tretiakova (IGM SB RAS)
Tatyana A. Shcherbanenko (IPGG SB RAS)
Technical manager Dr. Andrey V. Vishnevsky
3 Koptyug Av., Novosibirsk, Russia, 630090
Tel.: +7(383) 333 98 12
Fax: +7(383) 333 27 92
Institute of Geology and Mineralogy SB RAS